Last Activity:12-05-2009 7:21 AM
Posted in thread: Wood Putty/Filler on 12-05-2009 at 01:30 PM
Thanks! I appreciate it.
Posted in thread: Wood Putty/Filler on 12-05-2009 at 07:21 AM
Hi,We have an older place and the trim on the first floor is in its original state, a stained
wood. Unfortunately the rest of the house has been painted over so the trim on the first floor
Posted in thread: Single Pole Switch on 08-25-2009 at 03:31 PM
Hi Everyone,Well I came home and took your tips that both wires are hot and was able to wire
the light fixture properly. It works! Thanks for all your help,Stuart.
Posted in thread: Single Pole Switch on 08-22-2009 at 08:24 AM
sorry speedy petey - i overreacted I guess. All clear from my end if you are ok?I guess the way
you describe it it could be a loop - so I can treat the white as a hot then and cap it against
Posted in thread: Single Pole Switch on 08-22-2009 at 08:01 AM
Not sure what I did to offend you, petey. Everyone else here doing electrical themselves
doesn't seem to get that same insulting treatment. I thought this forum was for helping people
with home repair...
Posted in thread: Single Pole Switch on 08-21-2009 at 11:22 PM
Hi,My electrician wired a portion of a single pole switch for me and I was going to finish it
off.He put in a single wire from the switch through the wall, but did not put two wires like I
have seen i...
Posted in thread: Cheap vinyle tile adhesive removal? on 07-28-2008 at 09:50 AM
Thanks guys,I picked up two products. A contact cement solvent and lacquer thinner. The cement
solvent worked well but it did take a bit of the colour off of the linoleum.The lacquer thinner
worked a ...
Posted in thread: Dishwasher Help. on 07-28-2008 at 09:47 AM
Thanks InspectorD;That's what I did on the weekend. New one coming this week.Stuart.
Posted in thread: Dishwasher Help. on 07-25-2008 at 09:51 AM
Hi All,So recently i noticed our dishwasher was leaking. Last night I sat through a cycle to
see where, thinking (and hoping) it was just the seals and I could replace it. Turns out its
Posted in thread: Cheap vinyle tile adhesive removal? on 07-23-2008 at 08:44 AM
Thanks Glenn,I certainly agree with you about not wanting to be blown up. I will try the paint
thinner. I took a stab at a citric acid based cleaner last night on a few of them and while I
did get som...